Stash Bags to Organize Your Stuff

Stash Bags to Organize Your Stuff

When my kids were little, our “mud room” was a 3′ by 3′ entrance way off the garage.  This area was at the base of a set of stairs.  So when the six of us were getting ready to head out, we headed down the stairs, piled on our coats and shoes,...
An Adorable Tote Bag to Dye For!

An Adorable Tote Bag to Dye For!

A woman can never have too many bags, right? Marie, from Permission to Unwind has designed the cutest tote bag and has made it available for free.  It calls for one cone of Lily Sugar & Cream kitchen cotton and a box of Rit Dye.  Yep – Dye!  I have only...
Bobbing for Apples

Bobbing for Apples

That’s Annie – Annie as a bobble head!  It freakishly captures her being.  My crazy older brother has always enjoyed novelties.  Prior to Christmas he asked for two photos of Annie – one straight on and one profile.  I wondered what he was up...
Tutorial:  T-Shirt Pillow

Tutorial: T-Shirt Pillow

Some of you may have seen my tutorial on Suzannah’s fab blog Adventures in Dressmaking.  She is very creative, with recent posts devoted to ruffled shirts.  Her most recent post shows how to make a zig-zag rug like those that are all the rage.  Check it out! ...
It’s Raining Yarn!

It’s Raining Yarn!

Just when I thought I had figured out a project for Kate’s Lace KAL (see the button on my sidebar and join in the fun if you’d like!), I am showered with lovely, lace weight yarn! My dear friends Cindy and Barbara meet with me over coffee and knitting once...